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Friday, November 24, 2017
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Maritime News

A BP North Sea Field to Test U.S. Policy on Iran

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) – A small gas field on the edge of the British North Sea could become a litmus test for U.S. policy towards

November 24, 2017
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Ocean Troll ERRV
Offshore

Atlantic Offshore Secures Two-Year Charter for ERRV Ocean Troll in UK North Sea

Offshore shipping company Atlantic Offshore has secured a two-year charter with Maersk Oil in the UK for the use of the Emergency Response and Rescue (ERRV)

November 15, 2017
Total Views: 100

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
norway oil rigs
Offshore

Norway’s Oil Output Threatened as Explorers Neglect North Sea

By Mikael Holter (Bloomberg) — Oil explorers are neglecting their old hunting grounds in the North Sea, threatening to deepen an expected slump in

November 1, 2017
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
News

North Sea Oil Squeezed as U.S. Ships Crude Like Never Before

By Javier Blas, Laura Hurst and Julian Lee (Bloomberg) — As crude oil gushes out of the U.S. like never before, it looks increasingly like

October 10, 2017
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
north sea oil rig
Maritime News

Big Oil Still Loves the North Sea

By Rakteem Katakey (Bloomberg) — Europe’s biggest energy companies have a message for the aging U.K. North Sea oil industry: We may be selling assets,

September 6, 2017
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Maritime News

U.K. North Sea Oil Field Startups Surge to 10-Year High

By Abigail Morris (Bloomberg) — The U.K. North Sea is on track for the biggest year of oil and gas field startups in a decade, continuing the aging

September 5, 2017
Total Views: 9

Monday, May 22, 2017
Maritime News

BP Starts North Sea Oil Project That Will Help Double Its U.K. Output

By Rakteem Katakey (Bloomberg) — BP Plc started a project in the U.K. North Sea that will restore production halted since 2013 and help double the

May 22, 2017
Total Views: 6

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Offshore

Denmark To Build Offshore Wind Turbine Higher Than Eiffel Tower

by Jess Shankleman (Bloomberg) Offshore wind turbines are about to become higher than the Eiffel Tower, allowing the industry to supply subsidy-free clean

April 22, 2017
Total Views: 43

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
News

Maersk Reaches Key North Sea Tax Deal with Denmark

By Teis Jensen COPENHAGEN, March 22 (Reuters) – Shipping and oil company A. P. Moller-Maersk on Wednesday reached an agreement with the Danish state that

March 22, 2017
Total Views: 2

Monday, February 20, 2017
Interesting

WATCH: North Sea Platform and Accommodation Rig Take HUGE Wave

Video shot aboard the Judy platform in the North Sea shows giant 50-foot waves hitting the platform and adjacent accommodation rig CSCL Rival back in January.

February 20, 2017
Total Views: 299

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
News

Shell Shows How to Remove Obstacles to North Sea Oil Deals

(Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s $3.8 billion sale of North Sea oil and gas fields creates a model for further transactions in a region where the

February 1, 2017
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Maritime News

Shell Sells North Sea Fields as Disposals Accelerate

  By Rakteem Katakey, Andy Hoffman and Angelina Rascouet   (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc, looking to pare debt swollen by last

January 31, 2017
Total Views: 4

Saturday, January 14, 2017
News

Seven Crew Rescued After Cargo Ship ‘Fluvius Tamar’ Sinks in North Sea

The UK Coastguard coordinated an extensive search and rescue effort overnight after a 90-meter cargo ship sank in the North Sea approximately 35 nautical miles

January 14, 2017
Total Views: 143

Thursday, January 12, 2017
Maritime News

Fifteen Containers Lost from Cargo Ship in North Sea

A total of 15 containers were lost from a general cargo ship in the North Sea off the Netherlands on Wednesday. The Dutch Coastguard reported the

January 12, 2017
Total Views: 39

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Allseas Pioneering Spirit Approaches Platform For First Oil Rig Decommissioning Job
Interesting

Decades in the Making, Record-Breaking ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Completes First Lift [PHOTOS]

Allseas’ giant installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering Spirit successfully executed her maiden heavy lift project on Monday with the

August 23, 2016
Total Views: 302

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Maritime News

A Summer Cruise to North Sea Oil Rigs Amazes Tourists

By Ilze Filks and Gwladys Fouche OSLO, July 27 (Reuters) – Bored with palm-fringed beaches and turquoise seas? Then the gigantic oil platforms of the

July 27, 2016
Total Views: 59

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Maritime News

WATCH: Ivar Aasen Topside Installation in North Sea

The heavy lift crane vessel Saipem 7000 has completed the installation of all Ivar Aasen topside modules at the Ivar Aasen oil field in the Norwegian sector of

July 26, 2016
Total Views: 154

Thursday, July 21, 2016
platform supply vessel north sea sunrise sunset
Maritime News

North Sea Field Shutdowns to Climb as Brexit Deepens Oil Gloom

By Rakteem Katakey (Bloomberg) — The pace of North Sea oil-field shutdowns is picking up as the impact of the market slump is compounded by the uncertain

July 21, 2016
Total Views: 2

Friday, February 12, 2016
Maritime News

WATCH: Emergency Response Vessel Battles Heavy Seas During Storm Gertrude

New video posted to Youtube shows an Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel battle heavy seas approximately 100 nautical miles northeast of

February 12, 2016
Total Views: 62

Monday, January 18, 2016
News

Bibby Marine Orders Purpose-Built Wind Farm Service Vessel

Bibby Marine Services has placed an order for a purpose-built walk-to-work vessel to serve exclusively in the offshore wind market in the North Sea. The order

January 18, 2016
Total Views: 12